Umesh Shrivastava

Assistant Professor (Grade-I)

Umesh Shrivastava



B.E (Electronics),

PGDBA (Marketing),

PhD (Management),

MSc. (Entrepreneurship), FPM (Entrepreneurship)

Areas of Specialization

  • Entrepreneurship education
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Disadvantaged entrepreneurship
  • Rural entrepreneurship

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Umesh Shrivastava

Assistant Professor (Grade-I)

Teaching/Training :

  • Quantitative techniques
  • Principles off technology innovation and entrepreneurial management
  • Growth plan formulation
  • Scaling excellence through innovation and incubation
  • Reviewing for high impact journals (Entrepreneurship Education and Pedagogy, Journal of Entrepreneurship, Management Review Quarterly, FIIB Business Review)
  • Teacher training program (online) for CBSE teachers (1200+) in entrepreneurial marketing.
  • Social entrepreneurship curriculum development program for faculties.
  • Online faculty development program for top 100 NIRF universities. (Ongoing)

Dr. Umesh Shrivastava has over 11 years of industrial experience and over five years of teaching experience. He has led a team of skilled technicians related to hydropower projects and switchgear products for Indian Railways. He has experience working with clients across verticals, with focus on gathering business requirements and executing production orders. Umesh has delivered high quality Scopus indexed research papers and book reviews on entrepreneurship and presented research in pan-IIM conferences. Focused on delivering cutting-edge solutions through interactive sessions on complex entrepreneurial cases by bridging theory and practice, Umesh believes in learning by doing.

Shrivastava, U. (2020). Book review: Good economics for hard times: Better answers to our biggest problems. International small business journal. 39(1).

Shrivastava, U. (2019). Book review: Zero to One: Notes on Startups, Or How to Build the Future.

Shrivastava, U. (2019). Book review: Trust: Creating the foundation for entrepreneurship in developing countries.

Shrivastava, U. (2018). Book review: Handbook of Research on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Aggarwal, A., & Shrivastava, U., (2021). Entrepreneurship as a choice for management education: Impact of environments on high school students' intentions. Education + Training

Shrivastava, U., & Acharya, S. R. (2021). Sanitary napkin manufacturing units: creating entrepreneurial opportunities for rural females in India. Accepted for publication in World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development. Shrivastava, U., & Acharya, S. R. (2020). Entrepreneurship education intention and entrepreneurial intention amongst disadvantaged students: an empirical study. Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy.

Shrivastava, U., & Dwivedi, A. K. (2020). Manifestations of rural entrepreneurship: the journey so far and future pathways. Management Review Quarterly, 1-29.

Shrivastava, U., & Acharya, S. R. (2021). It is not that simple. Capabilities and Contingencies faced by social entrepreneurs in scaling-up process. Presented at 14th Biennial Conference held at Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India in Ahmedabad, India. 25-27 February 2021.

Shrivastava, U. (2019). Entrepreneurship as a choice for Management Education: Impact of environments on high school students’ intentions. Presented at PAN- IIM World Management Conference in New Delhi, India. 12-14, December 2019.

Shrivastava, U. (2019). Investigation of Challenges faced by Entrepreneurs while Scaling Up. Thirteenth Biennial Conference on Entrepreneurship (pp.188-193). Ahmedabad: Bookwell.

Shrivastava, U (2012) “Challenges and Prospects of Entrepreneurship in India” at AISECT University. (2012).